Liz Lewis is the Head of Global Oncology Patient Value, Policy and Access, at Takeda Oncology. Liz is responsible for accelerating Takeda’s efforts in securing rapid and broad patient access and continuing to strengthen Takeda’s patient advocacy and policy approach and initiatives. Over her long tenure at Takeda, Liz has led the Legal function supporting the Specialty BUs/R&D (including oncology) and was a key leader in rolling out the global Legal function. She has transformed the Patient Advocacy function to reflect Takeda’s strategic imperatives and emphasis on embedding the patient perspective into all phases of development and commercialization. Liz has played an active role in the BIO and MassBIO organizations advocating Takeda’s priorities, particularly in the areas of patient access, value, and advocacy.